News


Festive Drinks!

Last night we hosted our Ridgemont festive drinks event! 

It was great to catch up with everyone and find out what exciting projects they are working on.

The live music from The Bluetones was fantastic. 

We really appreciate everyone who came and joined in the fun!

We can’t wait to host again soon and wish everyone Happy Holidays. 

Greener Litigation

We have just signed the Greener Litigation pledge!

Greener Litigation is an initiative to reduce the environmental impact of dispute resolution which aligns with our goal as a business in working towards becoming more sustainable.

It is the home of the Greener Litigation Pledge, a commitment to action by solicitors' firms, barristers' chambers and other disputes professionals.

We are really happy to support this great idea and commit to taking steps to reduce the environmental impact of our business and support the objectives of the Greener Litigation Pledge. Get involved today!

Find out more about Greener Litigation here: https://greenerlitigation.org/

The B Corp Community!

We’re in the process of becoming part of The B Corp Community!

B Corp is an organisation that promotes businesses that have a purpose other than just to generate profit. Companies verified by B Corp must meet high standards of social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability. We’re thrilled to become part of this community and network with other likeminded businesses.

To contribute towards B Corp Compliance we now make our financials public within the company, take part in as many CSR initiatives as possible, foster a transparent workplace and lots more!

Find out more about B Corp here: https://bcorporation.uk

New 2022 Capability Statement

We are excited to launch our new Capability Statement which sets out the specialist work that we do in real estate and construction. Please feel free to download a copy below, any further equiries can be made by emailing johnwallace@ridgemont.co

Download Capability Statement

Ridgemont's 7th Birthday!

Happy 7th birthday Ridgemont! This year we’ve employed a new Head of Construction, Paralegal and Finance Manager. Taken part in webinars, physical events and lots of CSR projects!

We are really excited that work has started on our brand new website, which will provide a library of free construction and property law video content for you to benefit from and cascade down to your teams.

Thanks to everyone who have helped us get this far, we really appreciate it.

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Q3 Company Update

Summer has officially begun! Do you want to know what we have been up to?

We took part in the London Legal Walk. It was brilliant taking part for the London Legal Support trust, which is a fantastic cause, supporting frontline free legal advice. 12,000 people walked in total which is such an amazing turnout. Well done to everyone who took part in completing the 10k!

We also held our first Resi, Retail and Restaurants drinks event! It was great catching up with everyone and finding out about all the exciting projects coming up.

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Q2 Company Update

Wow, we’ve had a busy first two quarters! Lots of exciting initiatives and projects going on at the moment. Firstly, we’ve just launched our monthly newsletter, horray! It’s really important for us as business to give back to our clients and we hope you will all find our content interesting, we’re always open to feedback and sharing information on areas of interest to you, so please do get in touch.

We are really excited that work has started on our brand new website, which will provide a library of free construction and property law video content for you to benefit from and cascade down to your teams. More to come on this very soon!

CSR has been a big drive for us in the last few months, we are thrilled that the ‘Ridgemont Pavilion’, launch went well and the youth of Tunbridge Wells now have a football club to train in. We are also working with the national trust to plant a tree sampling every time we onboard a new client and have been busy taking part in volunteering at a local park to our office!

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Q4 Company Updates

What a year it has been! 2021 has been an incredibly busy year for us, we have onboarded dozens of clients, worked on hundreds of matters and employed 5 new people! Glenica Gunnings our new Finance Manager, Maria Alexiou our new HR Assistant, Lweendo Ndawana our new Videographer, Mohammed Shakeel our new Credit Control Officer and Hazel Oluwadare our new Paralegal.

Next year we plan to recruit more, build a new website, new company intranet and film lots of interesting content for all our followers!

Happy Holidays to all.

Ridgemont takes on CSR

We have been very busy at Ridgemont, planning which CSR initiatives to get involved in. We are beyond excited to be the main sponsor for the ‘Ridgemont Pavilion’, the brand-new clubhouse for Tunbridge Wells Youth Football Club.

We are also working with the national trust to plant a tree sampling every time we onboard a new client, 12 trees have been planted since we started this initiative!

New Company Values

Core values are great to make sure we hire the right candidates, work with clients who align with our vision and our team’s values. Ours were formed by asking our fabulous employees what was important to them. They said:

🤝 Honesty
💬 Communication
⚡ Expertise
💡 Problem Solving
💚 Trust
⚖️ Flexibility

These will be continuously reviewed as the business grows.

Best Boutique Construction Law Firm

Ridgemont is delighted to announce that it has been awarded Best Boutique Construction Law Firm in the Build Magazine Real Estate & Property Awards. This is recognition of our team’s record of providing pragmatic advice and achieving fantastic results for our clients. Well done team.

2020 Capability Statement

We are excited to launch our new Capability Statement which sets out the specialist work that we do in real estate and construction. Please feel free to download a copy below, any further equiries can be made by emailing johnwallace@ridgemont.co

Download Capability Statement

Ridgemont's 5th Birthday!

Happy 5th birthday Ridgemont! This year, we moved our London office to Farringdon (helped with my commute) and acquired Standish Associates (the week prior to lockdown), providing us with a Bristol office and strengthening our team. We have some exciting plans and hope to continue to grow, despite the difficult climate.

Thanks to everyone who have helped us get this far, we really appreciate it.

Standish Associates Acquisition

Ridgemont is delighted to announce the acquisition of specialist construction law firm ‘Standish Associates’. Principal, Alex Standish, moves across to Ridgemont to strengthen the team, bring with him technical expertise and deep experience in the construction sector.